Health Law Conference: Medical/Legal Lessons Learned from the Pandemic

Friday, March 19, 2021 - 9:45am - 3:10pm
Location: ZOOM

Registration cost for CLE credit: $100
Registration cost for no CLE: $25
Students may register for free here

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This Conference will explore the medical/legal lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic, including: 

  • The medical and legal impact of the pandemic on health care disparities
  • The ethical, privacy and human resources issues that have arisen due to the pandemic
  •  Health care fraud that occurred during the pandemic
  • The increased use of telehealth during the pandemic and the medical and legal consequences of such use
  • The impact of the pandemic on health care innovation

Agenda:

9:45 a.m - 10:00 a.m.—Introductions

Lee Fisher, Esq, Dean, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law,  Cleveland State University

Clinton Forrest Faison, M.D., Sc.D. (hon), FAAP
Senior Vice President, Research and Innovation, Chief, Health Strategy, Cleveland State University

Kim F. Bixenstine, Esq, Conference Chair and Leader-In Residence, Health Law & Policy, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University

Gwendolyn Majette, J.D., LL.M., Associate Professor of Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University, Conference Faculty Co-Chair

Christa Laser, J.D., Assistant Professor of Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University, Conference Faculty Co-Chair

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.—"Health Care Disparities and the Pandemic” Panel Discussion

Gwendolyn Majette, J.D., LL.M., Associate Professor of Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University

Greg Hall, M.D., President, Cuyahoga County Board of Health

Collen Cotter, Esq., Executive Director, Legal Aid Society of  Cleveland

James Misak, M.D., Medical Director, MetroHealth System’s Institute for H.O.P.E. (Health, Opportunity, Partnership and Empowerment)

 Moderator: Shannon Jerse, Esq., General Counsel, St. Vincent  Charity Medical Center

11:00 a.m.—11:50 a.m.—“Ethical, Privacy and Human Resources Issues Relating to the Pandemic” Panel Discussion

Ann-Marie Ahern, Esq., Principal, McCarthy, Lebit, Crystal & Liffman, Co., LPA

 Elizabeth Hammack, Esq., Associate General Counsel, University Hospitals

Joshua Crites, Ph.D., Regional Bioethicist, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, and Lecturer, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine

Moderator:  Kim F. Bixenstine, Esq., Co-Owner, Bixenstine Resolutions LLC and Leader-in -Residence, Health Law & Policy, CSU Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

12:10 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.-- Keynote Address and Q & A:  ”Healthcare Fraud During the Pandemic”

Gregg Shapiro, Esq., Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of  Massachusetts, and Special Counsel to the Special Inspector General for the Pandemic Recovery

1:20 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.—"Telehealth and The Pandemic” Panel Discussion

Kristin Madison, J.D. and Ph.D., Professor of Law and Health Sciences and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs , Northeastern University

Brian Zack, M.D., Medical Director for University Hospitals  Telehealth Services

Sean McGlone, Esq., Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Ohio Hospital Association

Stephanie Switzer, Esq., Senior Counsel, Cleveland Clinic Law Department

Moderator:  Stephen G. Sozio, Esq., Partner and Co-Leader of National Health Care Practice, Jones Day, and Adjunct Prof. , Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

2:20 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.—“Innovation and the Pandemic” Panel Discussion

Sapna Kumar, J.D., Law Foundation Professor of Law, University of Houston Law Center

Jorge Contreras, J.D., Presidential Scholar and Professor of  Law, University of Utah

Robert Salata, M.D., Professor of Medicine, International Health and Epidemiology/Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, and Chair,  Dept. of Medicine, University Hospitals

Moderator:  Christa Laser, J.D., Assistant Professor of Law,  Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University

 

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CLE credit: 4.0 credit hours

Category: CLE Programs, General, Public Lectures

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